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From: Christopher Ness <chris <at> nesser.org>
Subject: WLAGS48B - Agrere Chipset
Newsgroups: gmane.linux.drivers.ndiswrapper.general
Date: Tuesday 6th September 2005 19:32:30 UTC (over 11 years ago)
Good Day,

I was flipping though Linux Journal and came across an article that
mentioned ndiswrapper.

I thought I'd try it out but I don't see my wireless chip supported in
the "List".  Someone else asked about this chipset a while back on this
list but I didn't see any replies to it.  This is my built in card for a
Toshiba A10 Satellite notebook.

Installing the driver gives:

[[email protected] toshiba-wifi]# ndiswrapper -i WLAGS48B.INF
Installing wlags48b
no vendor               <- this line repeated ~ 23 times

Checking out the status shows:

[[email protected] toshiba-wifi]# ndiswrapper -l
Installed ndis drivers:
wlags48b        invalid driver!

The files that were installed were only the INF file:

[[email protected] toshiba-wifi]# ls /etc/ndiswrapper/wlags48b/
wlags48b.inf

The files in the self extracting windows EXE are:

[[email protected] toshiba-wifi]# ls
devpathXP.reg  SA10BXWLN.exe  WDAGS48B.DLL  WLAGS48B.INF
DrvUpdt.exe    WAAGS48B.DLL   wifi.exe      WLAGS48B.SYS
README.TXT     WCAGS48B.EXE   wlags48b.cat

Since I couldn't get the windows driver to install properly I didn't
modprobe the module into the kernel on FC4.

[[email protected] toshiba-wifi]# uname -a
Linux heidrun.localdomain 2.6.12-1.1447_FC4 #1 Fri Aug 26 20:29:51 EDT
2005 i686 i686 i386 GNU/Linux

So how do I go about fixing up this driver to work with ndiswrapper?

Cheers,
Chris
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